BOHOL — In celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life and the Year of the Poor, consecrated men and women of the Diocese of Tagbilaran organized the reception of the icon of Jesus of the Poor in the christian community of the diocese from July 27-31, 2015.
PROVINCIAL CURIA—A signing of Memorandum of Agreement between the Recoletos and the Sisters of Mary of Banneux took place here at 2:30 in the afternoon on July 25, 2015. The pact expressed the former’s renewal of commitment to provide spiritual assistance to the latter.
ROME - Fray Cristituto Palomar was the lone Filipino, among 25 Recollect participants, in the Spanish "Course" held in Our Lady Mother of Mercy retreat house in Monte Cucco, Rome last June 21-July 18, 2015.
CEBU CITY - The Augustinian Recollect Jaazeal Jakosalem, better known as Brother Tagoy, turns to be an artist committed to the poor and the ecology. For this year 2015, Year of Consecrated Life in the whole world and Year of the Poor in the Philippines, he was commissioned to paint the official icon to be presented on the 2nd of February, Day of Consecrated Life.
The Association of Major Religious Superiors in the Philippines (AMRSP) commissioned Br. Jaazeal Jakosalem, OAR to create the icon of Jesus of the Poor to be launched and unveiled on February 2, 2015 at the San Agustin Church, Intramuros, Manila on the occasion of the Church celebration of the Year of Consecrated Life and the Philippine-wide Year of the Poor both occur in the year 2015.